[Hpr] What's a "hacker"?

Frank Bell frankwbell at cox.net
Fri Mar 22 11:16:18 PDT 2013


On Tue, 19 Mar 2013 13:16:21 -0400
epicanis+hpr at dogphilosophy.net wrote:

> "Hacker" is anyone who engages in "hacking", of course.
> 
> "Hacking" (I suggest) is "the art of finding novel or unexpected uses
> for a system."

. . . and, by extension, does not include fraudulent, destructive, or
underhanded uses for a system.

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